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June 27, 2019 | 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Category: Training
Location: Online
Cost: Free

Empowerment Education Training Initiative

The Michigan Empowerment Education Project at the Michigan Developmental Disabilities Institute (MI-DDI) addresses the training needs of Direct Support Professionals (DSPs), service providers, and people with disabilities. For more information about the Empowerment Education Project, please visit: 

Webinar Training Topic: Living a Self-Determined Life

When: Thursday June 27th, 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

This webinar examines what self-determination is and why it is important to people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Self-determination is people with disabilities directing their lives. An individual can direct their supports and services with an individual budget. This module reviews the five principles of Self-Determination: Freedom, Authority, Support, Responsibility, and Confirmation.

** This module carries 1.5 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) applicable to Adult Foster Care Licensee and Administrator Training certification. **


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Target Audience

Direct Support Professionals, Home Help Aides, Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs), Paraprofessionals, People with Disabilities and Family Members.


This webinar is FREE, however, PRE-REGISTRATION is required. Questions? If you have any questions, please contact: Elizabeth Janks, LMSW Email: Phone: (248) 990-6467


For more information about this event, please contact Elizabeth Janks at 248-990-6467 or